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Comments about Alma Beech
I would like to rejoice with the rest, Lord,
But there's a great big ache in my heart -
For someone I love is suffering, Lord,
And I don't know how to start.
Will you help me sing carols again, Lord?
And make all my fears depart?
Will you lead me safely to Bethlehem
To worship with all my heart?
I feel like a child myself, Lord,
Lost and unsure of my way;
For my son is suffering now, Lord,
And all I can do is pray.
There's a gift I would bring you today, Lord,
Which - with love - at your feet I will lay.
'Tis the life of my son, ...